Protests Continue in Syria As Arab League Seeks UN Backing for Its Plan
More pro and anti-government protests have been held in Syria, as the uprising against President Bashar al-Assad continues. The Arab League says it will ask the United Nations to support its plan to resolve the unrest.
Protesters wave Syrian revolution flags and shout slogans during a demonstration against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, at Bayada area in Homs province, central Syria, on January 25, 2012. (AP)
Syrian army defectors patrol a street in Homs province, central Syria, on January 25, 2012. (AP)
Syrian soldiers are seen in Damascus countryside Ain Tarma, January 26,2012. (Reuters)
Syrian soldiers are seen outside Damascus in Ain Tarma, January 26,2012. (Reuters)